NEW YORK (April 24, 2018) – The National Hockey League today announced the dates, starting times, and national television information for the series-opening games of the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs Second Round. The complete Second Round schedule will be announced by the NHL when available.
Thursday, April 26
The start time of Game 1 of the Second Round series between the San Jose Sharks and Vegas Golden Knights has been set for 7 p.m. PT/10 p.m. ET on Thursday, April 26, in Las Vegas. The game will be televised on NBCSN in the U.S. In Canada, the game will be on CBC, Sportsnet and TVA Sports.
HOME GAME PLAYOFF CREDENTIAL INFORMATION
Credentials for Vegas Golden Knights home games during the playoffs can be requested through this link at least 24 hours before game time. All media must request credentials on a game-by-game basis, no exceptions.
Laminated season-long credentials will not be accepted for any Vegas Golden Knights playoff games. Credential requests or changes made less than 24 hours before game time will not be granted. We will respond to all requests as promptly as possible.
Only media with a working purpose at the game will be considered for credential approval. Please wait for confirmation on your request.
To reiterate, all media must request single game credentials through this link for each home game of the playoffs at least 24 hours before game time.
All credentials will be available for pick up at the media will call located along the west side of the arena on Frank Sinatra Dr. starting three hours before puck drop.
Please also note that due to high demand, we may not be able to accommodate press box seating for all requests, though we will do our best to do so. If we are unable to provide press box seating, media are welcome to work from the media workroom with TVs located on event level. Media are not permitted to watch the game from ice-level or in other non-designated media areas unless specifically assigned a photo/video location. Also due to demand, media parking will be limited.
ABOUT THE VEGAS GOLDEN KNIGHTS
The Vegas Golden Knights are a National Hockey League franchise owned and operated by Black Knight Sports and Entertainment LLC. The Vegas Golden Knights were established by founding partners William Foley and his family and the Maloof family. For the latest news and information on the Golden Knights visit vegasgoldenknights.com. Fans can follow the team on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat.